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Oahu's Most Spectacular View

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Oceanfront Beach Cottage, 1 bedroom 1 bath sleeps 2-4

A semi-secluded beach is right out front, with a secret lagoon and sea turtles frolicking in the tide pools ! Enjoy the incredible view from the Lanai which is one of a kind. Newly decorated and furnished, the unique ambiance which we call 'Paradise Found'.

The 1 Bedroom unit upstairs accommodates 2-4, beautiful Balinese decor, spectacular Ocean views. Open floor plan, there is a bamboo

half wall separating the bedroom space and living room space ,

the kitchen has full ocean views and there is a large wraparound

deck that offers stunning views from Chun's reef all way to

Waimea Bay.

****Last Minute Specials!!! Additional discounted rates for bookings within 10 days of arrival. Contact us for more details.

Hawaii Paradise Found: Come to Oahu's North Shore to experience this unique Oceanfront property, a one of a kind, with gorgeous Balinese decor in this Imported Bamboo Home. The most Spectacular Ocean Views!! The Mosaic floor is a custom stone and granite masterpiece, with Sea turtles, mermaids and many other amazing designs!

This property was featured in the 1980's movie North Shore, the home of Chandler, the guru surfboard shaper. Rent this movie to see our beach!

A secluded beach with a secret lagoon: This property is a unique location, in the heart of Oahu's North Shore, yet very secluded. A private roadway entrance onto this beautiful property gives the ultimate in privacy and beauty.

****Last Minute Specials!!! Additional discounted rates for bookings within 10 days of arrival. Contact us for more details.

There are many unique features in this custom designed home, not to mention the amazing panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean at your doorsteps. Great snorkeling, scuba, surfing, at one of the the most beautiful beach on the North Shore is at your doorsteps. Large lanai to watch sunsets, sea turtles sunning themselves, winter whale season, and of course the spectacular Big Winter waves.

Add to your list:

We also have several oceanview, beautiful North Shore units available, if you would to see both sides of the island on your trip!

*** As this is a shared property, we do not allow outside/unregistered guests without prior notification, maximum 2 cars allowed per rental unit (NO PARTIES, NO WEDDINGS). This is to maintain the peaceful atmosphere of the property grounds so the other guests may also have quiet and privacy.

Mahalo for your cooperation.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
80%
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2018

Why The Owner chose Haleiwa

This is one of the most unique locations on Oahu's North Shore, with a beautiful beach, great surfing and snorkeling, and large lot (property

around the home is close to 25,000 sq ft).

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Haleiwa, Hawaii

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , Beautiful Travertine Oceanview Show
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , Hot Outdoor Shower for use after beaching
  • An open, suite style bathroom/shower layout with amazing ocean views is what you'll find in this custom architectural design, with a unique marble vanity and bowl sink. An artisan commissioned custom stone and granite floor is found throughout the house and bath as well. You will be love walking on the Giant Honu Turtle, Mermaid, Whale, Sting Ray and Shark among the designs cleverly pieced into this one of a kind artwork/floor! A second, separate enclosed outdoor hot shower is also on the grounds for use after swimming in the Blue Lagoon and shimmering tidepools right in front on this very special locale.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • Romantic open style 1 bedroom oceanfront cottage with beautiful Balinese decor and custom features throughout. Upstairs House accommodates 2-4
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • patio
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • sand pit
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Surf Boards available for rent upon request, beach mats provided.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(55 traveller reviews)

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Oahu's Most Spectacular View
average rating of 4.490909 based on 55 reviews
5

A Real Gem on the north shore

  • 5 of 5

Booked this place last minute, we found the communication with host and owner to be very easy and smooth.

Noticed some negative reviews when we booked, but found the cottage to be incredibly clean and no signs of neglect. Owner stopped by to say hello and said they hired new cleaning service due to some bad feedback, their new caretaker did a good job upon our arrival. What we found to be the best part of this beautiful home was the LOCATION !! A quick 4 minute drive to Haleiwa town where we found Hawaiian food trucks,

the famous surf shops, many great dining options, this is such a cute and charming little village that we made a point to go there every day.

This house has insane postcard views, comfy bed, exotic design that was incredibly romantic and made our vacation extra special.

Beach is steps away and wow, words cant describe just how gorgeous those blue lagoons are right out front. Like we were in Fiji or Tahtiti.

Thank your for hosting us and thanks for the free snorkel gear... we saw loads of fish and even a couple of large sea turtles !

  • Review Submitted: 13/09/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Private Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This little place was simply paradise! I don't know if my family or I will ever get over the view!! The rental is right up against a quiet beach, and you are able to sit back on the porch and relax and take in the beauty all around you!

We loved the space, there was plenty of room for the four of us to stay between the main bed and the futon. Also, there were clean towels, and lots of beach / snorkel gear to choose from. The patio is now (thankfully) covered, and has two nice lounge chairs and a table to enjoy meals at as well.

One thing to note, if you are squeemish around bugs, be warned. Quite a few little friendly critters were able to enter the home beginning at dusk and lasting through the evening. Some of us got a few mosquito bites, but what can you really do? They were to be expected with us being in Hawaii and with so much nature all around us.

Huge thank you to Leland for making our Hawaii dream vacation come true!!

  • Review Submitted: 17/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Most beautiful view I’ve ever seen

  • 4 of 5

This cottage is the most incredible view of probably anyplace. The surf break is called leftovers and is a perfect break for long and short boarders. There were Perfect waves and hardly anyone out there. In the evening the turtles play in the little “pool” in front of the cottage and it was super fun for our son. The water was calm and because of the reef especially at low tide. We had many great walks along the beach and enjoyed the north shore very much.

The cottage is a bamboo kit house which is something new to us and a cool concept. The cottage sits above a lower rental. We never saw the people below. The history of the house and the blue lagoon was something to brag about as well the views posted to our social media.

I do warn of outdoor insects and geckos that’s just because you are on the north shore. It’s an evening time event in any place on the north shore. Insects are around and it’s their area we are in. My suggestion is to keep the doors closed at sunset and don’t turn the outside light on. You can still hear the ocean VERRY WELL.

The insects will find the seams of the house and try to get in. We slept with the canopy draped over us as if we were in a tropical jungle. It was a unique experience. Some of the negitive reviews about overall maintence are somewhat true but I wouldn’t allow that to detour booking this house. It’s incredible and those are such minor things in the scale of what you get. Aloha!

  • Review Submitted: 08/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Unique property, perect for a romantic couple

  • 5 of 5

Only knew part of the story of this historic property before we stayed there, although we'd seen the movie filmed there. Absolutely loved the unique custom bamboo construction and although we've had an annual pilgrimage to the North Shore for 20+ years, these are the most incredible views we've ever had, although there were some quirky wiring--TV on top of the fridge, although I have to admit that in a full week the view was so amazing that we never once turned it on! Great combination of accessible surf break ("Leftovers" on the surf map--North Shore beaches are defined by their relationship to the break in front of the property) with calm pools and a reef that protected a gentile swimming area, which is RARE on the North Shore. Best deck, ever, with elevated views of whales breaching, kids bobbing and surfers shredding--although it seemed so private because we never had more than a couple of people on the beach at any one time. Amazing snorkeling and spear fishing from the beach, a narrow deep channel cuts through the reef and attracts turtles and other large fish in close to the shore. Amazing responsiveness from the owner who allowed us an early entry, and gave us the equivalent of another full day in paradise.

  • Review Submitted: 01/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Incredible Location

  • 5 of 5

The location for this property cannot be beat. It is literally on the beach unlike others that say "beach property" trust this one is. The Decor is very cool, bamboo style, Polynesian and Indonesian mix. Balcony is just great to relax on and take in the ocean, waves and numerous surfers. We saw surfers out every day. Great beach to walk or peruse as well. Can get a great workout/walk on this beach.

Couple things to be aware of. This place is not "temperature controlled" to an exact temperature, so be aware of that, as are most Hawaiian places. If you get chilled easy, bring a coat or appropriate outfit for inside the home. I had no issues, but my wife was a "little chilly" inside. There are open screens to the outside on the upper wall that do not shut. You will hear the waves very pronounced through the night and also cars driving by the highway. Again, this wasn't an issue for us, but something to be aware of. We had a small issue with the hot water heater and owners were very responsive, and no issues after that. You will see little insects in the place, it's "beach place" so that comes with the territory and Hawaii. Great experience and again, the 5 start is the location. Just perfect for cruising all of North Shore.

  • Review Submitted: 15/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Views But House Needs Maintenance

  • 3 of 5

We stayed here for 4 days. The view is fantastic - you can’t beat it. It was lovely sitting on the lanai watching surfers and just relaxing. The cottage has its charm and potentials for an outstanding vacation rental, but it desperately needs maintenance. We didn’t expect luxury set up, but was a little disappointed at the state of cottage. The reviews regarding large cracks on the doors/windows are true. They (large cracks on two glass doors) were still there when we rented the cottage last week. The light fixtures in the kitchen and bathroom are both missing light bulbs. One of the lounge chairs is broken (we thought we would be sitting on those lovely lounge chairs in the picture watching the ocean, but that plan was not doable due to the broken chair). We understand the challenge with maintanence with the ocean air/spray, but do expect the rental to be in better shape than what we saw. Additionally, the coffee maker has old coffee all dried up in the pot. It is obvious that it was not cleaned from the last use. Overall, this rental has awesome view, but the housekeeping and maintenance needs a lot of work.

To address some of the concerns raised in other reviews:

(1) There are more than 1 wine glass, and they are glass, not plastic.

(2) There are wine bottle openers (more than 1, including an electric one)

(3) The toaster does toast fine with no problems (more than just heat up), although it was quite dirty and rusty

(4) We didn’t have any issue with sharing the property with the downstairs rental. We only saw them once, never a problem. I was worried about sharing the property in the beginning, but it was not an issue at all.

  • Review Submitted: 01/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

The property is located between Historic Haleiwa town (great shopping, art galleries, fine dining), 5 minutes, and beautiful Waimea Bay, 2 minutes. Cottage is on the ocean facing great snorkeling reefs, winter surfing spots, and calm beaches throughout the summer months.

Other Activities: On the Beach

Golf: Hawaii is a Golf Haven, with many spectacular championship courses nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Haleiwa, Hawaii

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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2 night minimum stay
AU$336
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$134.39
Extra Guests, per night AU$67.19 + Tax
Cleaning Fee AU$167.99 + Tax

***DISCOUNTS***

*** Discounted Rate of $230/night, plus taxes, cleaning fee and deposit (if booked within 10 days of arrival).

*** Due to strict Honolulu County rules, typical booking is for 30 Days. Please contact us for more details.

*** Credit Card Charges May apply. E Check payments always preferred.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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